Co. Roscommon

How To Find Us

Directions to Lough Key

Zipit is situated in Lough Key Forest Park, Boyle, Co. Roscommon.

The stunning park is one of Irelands best forest parks and it is renowned for its breathtaking views, varied wildlife and historic buildings. With a woodland of broadleaf and conifer trees, wild bluebells and a wonderful scent of wild garlic, walking through this magical park is a must! With the ever-changing foliage, you can have a different experience at Zipit throughout all 4 seasons.

Lough Key Forest Park has a wonderful Visitor Centre with a treetop canopy walk, indoor activity (Boda Borg maze), outdoor adventure playground for children and a Lakeside Cafe.

There are plenty of open areas to picnic or even barbecue, as well as a fantastic lake with great water activities, boats, bikes and segways for hire.



By Road

Lough Key Forest Park is conveniently located on the N4 Dublin to Sligo Road and is 17 kilometres from the N5 Dublin to Westport Road. The town of Boyle is only 5 km from Lough Key, and 15 minutes from Carrick-on-Shannon.

By Train

Boyle Train Station is on the Sligo – Dublin Route. For timetables and further information please log onto www.irishrail.ie.

By Bus

The town of Boyle is serviced by a number of bus routes. For timetables, routes and further information please log onto Bus Eireann at www.buseireann.ie


Local Taxis


Carrick Taxis

Up to 8 in taxi or a 14-29 seater mini bus. Pricing at time of enquiry.


t:086 823 2424 (Colm Spellman) 

Leitrim Taxis

For private excursions to one of the many attractions in Co. Leitrim.




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